Keys to the Past

Battle Bridge cist (Edlingham)

A Bronze Age cist was found on Battle Bridge farm in the mid-20th century. It was found when the field was ploughed for the first time during World War II. The cist had a coverstone but no finds lay inside.

Reference number:N4462
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Edlingham


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